Computing, Library & Information Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Computing, library and Information Science (FOCLIS)

Mr Jones Murangira (AG. Dean)

Mr Jones Murangira (AG. Dean)

The Faculty of Computing, Library and Information Science, Kabale University was established on 1st July 2017. It is made up of two departments namely: department of Computer Science and Information Technology, and Department of Library and Information Science. The formation of the Faculty of Computing, Library and Information Science is based on the criteria of relatedness, compatibility and interdisciplinary capacity to form a viable Faculty. FOCLIS   is committed to delivering excellent services in the area of Computing, Library, Records and Information Sciences and attracts both local and international students.

 

Eight (8) academic programmes are on offer as listed hereunder:

Programmes Admission requirements Duration Study scheduleIntake
Bachelor of Computer ScienceUACE with at least 2 Principal passes, one of which must be in Mathematics , or a Diploma in a related field of study3yearsFulltimeAugust
Bachelor of Information TechnologyUACE with at least 2 Principal passes, or a Diploma in a related field of study3yearsFulltimeAugust
Bachelor of Library and Information ScienceUACE with at least 2 Principal passes, or a Diploma in a related field of study3yearsFulltimeAugust
Bachelor of Records and Information ManagementUACE with at least 2 Principal passes, or a Diploma in a related field of study3yearsFulltimeAugust
Diploma in Records ManagementUACE with at least 1 Principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes, or its equivalent2yearsFulltimeAugust
Diploma in Library and Information ScienceUACE with at least 1 Principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes or its equivalent2yearsFulltimeAugust
Diploma in Computer ScienceUACE with at least 1 Principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes, or its equivalent; a credit in Mathematics  at O-Level  or Sub-math  at A-Level is required 

2years

FulltimeAugust
Diploma in Information TechnologyUACE with at least 1 Principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes, or its equivalent2yearsFulltimeAugust

The Faculty is currently headed by Mr. Jones Murangira. For more Information about Faculty of computing, Libray and Information Sciences, please contact the the dean through: deanfoclis@kab.ac.ug